Warren Arthur Higley

5 September 1922–13 October 2005 (Age 83)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Warren Arthur

When Warren Arthur Higley was born on 5 September 1922, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Paul Arthur Newell Roberts Higley, was 23 and his mother, Afton Amanda Johnson, was 23. He lived in Judicial Township 1, San Mateo, California, United States in 1940 and Fairfax, Virginia, United States in 2005. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 13 October 2005, at the age of 83, and was buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, United States.

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · President Harding visits Utah to get to know the people.

Age 1

President Warren G. Harding's visited Utah as part of a broader tour of the western United States designed to bring him closer to the people and their conditions. After Speaking at Liberty Park, the president went to the Hotel Utah where he met with President Heber J. Grant and talked to him about the history of the church.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 22

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Highley .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Warren Arthur Higley in household of Afton Amanda Johnson Higley, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Warren Higley in household of Joseph Rice, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Warren Higley in household of Arthur Higley, "United States Census, 1930"

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